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HTN Christmas 2021

The Hellenic Tech Network in partnership with the HBA-UK announces the speakers at the Christmas dinner on Saturday the 11th of December at the Edwardian townhouse at 4 Hamilton Place in Mayfair, London. This event will be held under the auspices of the Embassy of Greece in the United Kingdom.

  • Opening Statement: Christos Dimas, Deputy Minister of Development and Investments in Research, Innovation & Technology
  • Keynote Speech: The Future of Real-World Legged Robotics, Dr Dimitrios Kanoulas, UKRI Feature Leaders Fellow / Lecturer in Computer Science, UCL
  • Fireside Chat: Michael Dritsas, Head of Cabinet Office, Deputy Ministry of Development and Investments in Research, Innovation & Technology :
  • Guest Speech: Development of New Drugs in the COVID-19 Era, Dr Zoi Alexopoulou, Lecturer, University of Oxford / Clinical Director, MSD
  • Guest Speech: Backing the Hellenic Diaspora in Angel Investing, Roderick Beer, Managing Director, UK Business Angels Association
  • Guest Speech: Artificial Intelligence in Financial Services: Challenges and Opportunities, George Papadopoulos, Senior Machine Learning Researcher, Applied Research – CTO Office, JP Morgan
  • Coordinator: Isaac Karipidis, Journalist, Athenian-Macedonian News Agency
  • Welcoming Address: Louis Loizou, Co-founder and Chairman, Hellenic Tech Network

To reserve your tickets (dinner & after-party/ or after-party only), please follow this link.

  • Event: HTN Christmas 2021
  • Date: Saturday, 11 December 2021
  • Venue: 4 Hamilton Place, W1J 7BQ
  • Dress Code: Smart Business
  • Time: 19.00 – 24.00
  • 19.00-19.45: Reception
  • 19.45-22.00: Dinner & Speeches
  • 21.00-24.00: After-Party